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WayneAmerica.com Student of the Week — 01/17/18

WayneAmerica.com is proud to announce our Student of the Week for this week — Chayton Wemhoff, a first-grader at St. Mary’s Elementary. Chayton is the son of Tony and Wendy Wemhoff, and was nominated by his principal, Stacy Uttecht. Accoridng to Uttecht’s nomination, Chayton is a; very kind student, both in action and words. He […]

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FROM THE BLEACHERS: State tournament a chance to showcase Wayne’s diamond — “The Hank”

Hank Overin Field in Wayne has a much different look today than it did four years ago, when high winds from a summer storm knocked a tree into the grandstand and backstop. (Photo by Michael Carnes) It doesn’t seem like it’s been four years since Mother Nature tried to kill baseball in Wayne America. In […]

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PMC’s First Baby of 2018 adds another crime fighter to Allen family

Harrison Russ Allen is Providence Medical Center’s First Baby of 2018, born Tuesday, Jan. 2. He is welcomed home by his parents, Reed and Heidi, and older brothers Lincoln (left) and Carter (right). (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) Reid and Heidi Allen have another superhero crime fighter in their family, and he is Providence Medical […]

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Wakefield family gets Christmas surprise from PMC staff

Willard and Wilma Bartels of Wakefield got a nice surprise during the Christmas holiday when they were treated to a nice Christmas dinner in his room by the staff at Providence Medical Center. (Contributed photo) Being a patient in a hospital during the Christmas holiday is not something most people want to experience, but a […]

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FROM THE BLEACHERS — Top 10 sports moments of 2017

As the final days count down and the calendar moves on to another year, it’s always a great time to look back and answer the question “Did anything GOOD happen around here during the past year?” And, of course, the answer as it pertains to sports in Wayne America is — Oh HELL yeah!!! The […]

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WayneAmerica.com EXCLUSIVE — Santa makes his way around Wayne

Daryl and Amy Mundil were making the rounds today dressed as Santa and Mrs. Claus. Daryl delivers mail for the Wayne Post Office and they were seen Friday walking around the neighborhood by Wayne Elementary School, making one last check of Santa’s list here in town before he makes his big delivery this weekend on […]

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Wayne High FBLA helping out food pantry

Members of the Wayne High FBLA put together food baskets that were to be donated to local food shelters. They will be taking donations during the Great Northeast Nebraska Shootout holiday basketball tournament next week at Wayne State College. (Contributed photo)   The Wayne High FBLA members are encouraging fans to donate non-perishable goods to […]

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